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cable car

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  1. uses a cable under the road to pull the cars along

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 26, 2008
  2. Individual cars stop and start by releasing and gripping this cable as required

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 26, 2008
  3. Cable cars are distinct from funiculars, where the cars are permanently attached to the cable, and cable railways, which are similar to funiculars, but where the rail vehicles are attached and detached manually

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 26, 2008
  4. The cable is itself powered by a stationary motor or engine situated in a cable house or power house

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 26, 2008
  5. San Francisco currently operates three cable car lines: the Powell and Mason line, which runs from Powell and Market to Bay and Taylor

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 26, 2008
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